WorldCat Identities

Sheedy, Ally

Works: 157 works in 584 publications in 6 languages and 15,600 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Fiction  Science fiction films  Teen films  Action and adventure films  Coming-of-age films  Police films  Buddy films  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Actor, Author, Producer, Performer, Narrator, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ally Sheedy
The breakfast club by John Hughes( Visual )

65 editions published between 1984 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 3,553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five high school students-- a Rebel, an Athlete, a Brain, a Princess and a Basketcase-- find themselves thrown together serving a Saturday morning detention. They do not have much in common, except giving up their day, sitting in the school library, and writing an essay for the principal. At first, they argue and hate each other, but after smoking some of the Rebel's marijuana, they begin to pour their hearts out to each other. They talk about their fears, secrets, deepest emotions, and problems
Short circuit by Brent Maddock( Visual )

57 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a short circuit during an electrical storm, a military robot escapes and finds a home with a young woman
WarGames by Matthew Broderick( Visual )

49 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young electronics wizard David Lightman unwittingly hooks into America's supersecret wargames computer and the world is suddenly threatened with nuclear annihilation
St. Elmo's fire by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

25 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven friends, recent college graduates, search for a place in the real world and face the issues of career and commitment. Against the backdrop of St. Elmo's, their local hang-out, they save, betray and love each one another as only the closest of friends can
Welcome to the Rileys by Jake Scott( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doug and Louise have been married for many years, but their marriage began to grow cold after their teenage daughter was killed in a car accident. When Doug goes to New Orleans to attend a convention, he meets Mallory, a teenage stripper/prostitute who is on a path to self-destruction. Doug decides to help her whether she appreciates it or not. This act will help to heal his marriage
Cradle and all by James Patterson( Recording )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne Fitzgerald, a former nun turned private investigator, is hired to investigate the immaculate conceptions of two young women
Only the lonely by Chris Columbus( Visual )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a 38-year old Chicago cop who still lives with his mother, a domineering widow used to controlling her son's life. When he meets and falls in love with a young woman, Mama sets out to break up the romance
Betsy's wedding( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eccentric family copes with a daughter's wedding. Coping includes accidental meetings with the mob, oddball romances, revenge schemes and more!
High art by Lisa Cholodenko( Visual )

31 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film depicts a naive young woman whose stock rises at a pretentious art magazine because of her budding relationship with a once brilliant photographer who had a breakdown years ago. The question is how deeply Syd is willing to immerse herself in Berliner's hedonistic, heroin-infused, lesbian lifestyle
Bad boys II by Michael Bay( Visual )

24 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mick O'Brien is a young Chicago street thug torn between a life of petty crime and the love of his girlfriend. When the heist of a local drug dealer goes tragically wrong, Mick is sentenced to a brutal juvenile prison where violence is a rite of passage and respect is measured in vengeance. Can a bad boy on the edge of salvation find the heart to survive a manhood on the verge of murder?" --Container
She was nice to mice : the other side of Elizabeth I's character never before revealed by previous historians by Ally Sheedy( Book )

6 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The memoirs of a literary mouse living at the court of Elizabeth I reveal the public and private life of the Queen and her courtiers
Life during wartime by Todd Solondz( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and French and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Independent filmmaker Todd Solondz explores contemporary American existence and the nature of forgiveness with his customary dry humor and queasy precision. The film functions as a distorted mirror image of Solondz's acclaimed 1998 dark comedy Happiness, its emotionally stunted characters now groping for the possibility of change in a post-9/11 world. Shot in expressionistic tones, Solondz's film finds the humor in the tragic and the tragic in the everyday
Cover Girl Culture : Awakening the Media Generation( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this documentary, former Elite International fashion model, Nicole Clark, calls for a necessary change, integrity and responsible media for our youth. This is an examination of how advertising and the cult of celebrity have deeply and negatively impacted teens and young women. The film juxtaposes ads and interviews with editors from top fashion magazines with revealing interviews of parents, teachers, psychologists, body image experts, and the girls themselves
Little sister( Visual )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nun Colleen has avoided all contact with her family until her mother emails her that her brother has returned home. She returns home to Asheville, North Carolina and finds her goth-inspired bedroom just as she had left it. Despite her parents being happy to see her, unease and awkwardness abound. Her brother is living as a recluse in the guesthouse since returning home from the Iraq War. During Colleen's visit, tensions rise and fall with a little help from Halloween, pot cupcakes, and GWAR
Maid to order by Amy Jones( Visual )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fairy godmother turns a rich, bored brat into a homeless, penniless outsider who is forced to work as a maid for two wealthy social climbers
Day zero( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The military draft has been reinstated. Three best friends, George is a successful lawyer, Dixon is a tough-as-nails cab driver, and Feller is a writer with a lot of insecurities. The three are drafted into the Army and given 30 day to report for duty. In that time, the three friends will be forced to confront everything they believe about courage, duty, love, friendship and honor
Amnesia by Martin Koolhoven( Visual )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Keller finge su muerte para que su mujer, Martha, cobre el dinero correspondiente a su seguro de vida, mientras él inicia una nueva vida con su amante. Sin embargo, un fuerte golpe en la cabeza, le provocará amnesia antes de poder llevar a cabo su plan
Yesterday I saw the sun : poems by Ally Sheedy( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Citizen Jane( Visual )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and French and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Alexander lives an enviable life in San Francisco with handsome Tom O'Donnell. But her idyllic life is shattered when her beloved, elderly aunt is brutally murdered, and police detective Jack Morris convinces Jane that Tom is the killer. Heartbreak turns to horror when Jane discovers Tom has disappeared with her money, leaving her near bankrupt. This betrayal will prompt Jane to go on a thirteen-year journey to track down her ex and ultimately bring her aunt's killer to justice
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Sheedy, Alexandra Elizabeth

Sheedy, Alexandra Elizabeth 1962-

Sheedy, Ally 1962-

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